Pride House at the Winter Olympics

By | 2018-02-19T10:59:08-05:00 February 19th, 2018|International, News|

A South Korean LGBTI advocacy group is behind the Pride House at the 2018 Winter Olympics in Pyeongchang. The Seoul-based Korean Sexual Minority Culture and Rights Center and Pride House International organized the Pride House, [...]

Queen Pardons Gay WWII Code Breaker

By | 2014-08-27T09:00:00-04:00 August 27th, 2014|International, News|

BTL Staff ENGLAND - The Queen of England herself, Queen Elizabeth II granted a Royal pardon for internationally acclaimed British codebreaker and computer scientist Alan Turing. Turing took his own life in 1954 after being [...]

Harry Potter Helps Reduce Prejudice

By | 2014-08-01T09:00:00-04:00 August 1st, 2014|International, News|

By AJ Trager NATIONAL - Aside from defeating Lord Voldemort and restoring peace to the world, Harry Potter is also helping to reduce prejudice and bigotry against the LGBT and immigrant communities. In a recent [...]

Uganda Invalidates Anti-Gay Law

By | 2018-01-15T19:12:33-05:00 August 1st, 2014|International, News|

AP Ugandan citizens celebrate gay pride 2014 UGANDA - A Ugandan court on Friday [Aug 1] invalidated an anti-gay bill signed into law earlier this year, saying the measure is illegal because it was [...]

LGBT Activists Attacked In Toronto

By | 2014-07-29T09:00:00-04:00 July 29th, 2014|International, News|

By BTL Staff Pink News reports that LGBT rights activists were attacked and told to leave a recent Toronto event held by Rob Ford. The activists had been protesting the controversial Toronto mayor's alleged homophobia. [...]

Top AIDS Researchers Killed: Update

By | 2014-07-18T09:00:00-04:00 July 18th, 2014|International, News|

By BTL Staff Australia - UPDATE: Previous reports that "more than 100" AIDS researchers lost their lives aboard the Malaysian flight MH17, as reported by the Australian Press, have been found inaccurate. The flight crashed [...]